Job Summary

Senior Carer

UK-Christchurch | £19k | Health Care

Recruiter: Care-South

We're now looking for a Senior Carer at Queensmead (BH23 2LX) - our established elderly care home in Christchurch, Dorset!

  • NVQ or diploma level 2 in Social Care, as well as, experience in the administration of medication required.
  • Paid training & induction.
  • This is a full time position.
  • Hourly rate of £9.60 per hour.
  • We employ Senior Carers on a variety of contracts; full, part time and bank hours are available

The role of Senior Carer will involve working early (07.15 - 14.30 hours) and late shifts (14.30 - 22.00 hours), alternate weekends and some Bank Holidays (plus pay enhancements).

For the role of Senior Carer we offer:

  • Excellent induction programme and an on-going commitment to your training and development - including Health and Social Care Diploma Level 3.
  • Pension Scheme
  • Life Assurance (3 x annual salary)
  • A staff discount scheme providing access to a range of on-line and high street discounts
  • DBS check paid by us and uniform provided
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • 'Refer a Friend' scheme
  • Care South Stars Annual Awards - recognising excellence in individuals and teams

As a Senior Carer you will have experience in the care of the elderly and the supervision of staff. You will provide physical, emotional and social care to our residents, including in the hands on delivery of care. As a Senior Carer you will support a co-operative, friendly and welcoming atmosphere in the home.

For more details about Queensmead please go to

Care South

As a not-for-profit charity our focus isn't on targets or sales - it's on supporting people who need help to get the best out of life by offering high quality, compassionate care. For further details about Care South and our HEART values, check our website:

For further details, a full job description or a chat regarding the role of Senior Carer, please contact Tracey Walker, Home Manager or Anne Tarum, Deputy Home Manager on 01202 485176.

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